Maryland Records

Freshwater Records

SpeciesWeightYouth Weight
American Eel3 lbs. 11.68 oz. (3.73 lbs.)2 lbs. .16 oz. (2.01 lbs.) **
Bluegill0 lbs. 4 oz. (0.25 lbs.)no record
Bluehead Chub0 lbs. 2.88 oz. (0.18 lbs.) *0 lbs. 1.44 oz. (0.09 lbs.) **
Bullhead (Yellow)0 lbs. 9.6 oz. (0.60 lbs.)no record
Carp (Butterfly)11 lbs. 3.2 oz. (11.20 lbs.)no record
Carp (Common)45 lbs. 9.6 oz. (45.60 lbs.)35 lbs. 6.72 oz. (35.42 lbs.)
Carp (Grass)69 lbs. 8 oz. (69.50 lbs.)30 lbs. 12.48 oz. (30.78 lbs.)
Carp (Mirror)28 lbs. 4.8 oz. (28.30 lbs.)16 lbs. 4 oz. (16.25 lbs.)
Carpsucker (Quillback)7 lbs. 6.4 oz. (7.40 lbs.)6 lbs. .96 oz. (6.06 lbs.)
Catfish (Blue)61 lbs. 6.4 oz. (61.40 lbs.)40 lbs. 8 oz. (40.50 lbs.)
Catfish (Channel)14 lbs. 2.56 oz. (14.16 lbs.)14 lbs. 2.56 oz. (14.16 lbs.)
Catfish (Flathead)42 lbs. 4.8 oz. (42.30 lbs.)42 lbs. 4.8 oz. (42.30 lbs.) **
Central Stoneroller0 lbs. 3.2 oz. (0.20 lbs.) *no record
Chain Pickerel1 lbs. 12.8 oz. (1.80 lbs.)1 lbs. 12.8 oz. (1.80 lbs.) **
Chubsucker (Creek)2 lbs. 0 oz. (2.00 lbs.) *1 lbs. 12.8 oz. (1.80 lbs.) **
Crappie (Black)0 lbs. 9.6 oz. (0.60 lbs.) no record
Crappie (White)1 lbs. 0 oz. (1.00 lbs.) *no record
Fallfish0 lbs. 3.2 oz. (0.20 lbs.) *no record
Gar (Longnose)25 lbs. 1.6 oz. (25.10 lbs.)14 lbs. 10.24 oz. (14.64 lbs.)
Gar (Spotted)7 lbs. 11 oz. (7.69 lbs.)no record
Goldfish5 lbs. 0 oz. (5.00 lbs.)3 lbs. 0 oz. (3.00 lbs.)
Koi8 lbs. 0 oz. (8.00 lbs.)no record
Northern Hogsucker1 lbs. 7.04 oz. (1.44 lbs.)1 lbs. 7.04 oz. (1.44 lbs.)
Redhorse (Golden)4 lbs. 15.2 oz. (4.95 lbs.)3 lbs. 3.04 oz. (3.19 lbs.)
Redhorse (Shorthead)3 lbs. 9.44 oz. (3.59 lbs.)3 lbs. 9.44 oz. (3.59 lbs.) **
Rock Bass0 lbs. 3.84 oz. (0.24 lbs.) *no record
Shiner (Common)0 lbs. 1.76 oz. (0.11 lbs.) *no record
Shiner (Golden)0 lbs. 3.2 oz. (0.20 lbs.)0 lbs. 3.2 oz. (0.20 lbs.) **
Snakehead (Northern)19 lbs. 14.4 oz. (19.90 lbs.) *14 lbs. 11.2 oz. (14.70 lbs.)
Sucker (White)1 lbs. 2.56 oz. (1.16 lbs.)1 lbs. 2.56 oz. (1.16 lbs.)
Sunfish (Green)0 lbs. 2.4 oz. (0.15 lbs.)0 lbs. 2.4 oz. (0.15 lbs.) **
Sunfish (Longear)0 lbs. 1.92 oz. (0.12 lbs.) *0 lbs. 1.92 oz. (0.12 lbs.) **
Sunfish (Pumpkinseed)0 lbs. 2.56 oz. (0.16 lbs.) *no record
Sunfish (Redbreast)0 lbs. 4.48 oz. (0.28 lbs.) *0 lbs. 3.52 oz. (0.22 lbs.) **
Sunfish (Redear)1 lbs. 4.8 oz. (1.30 lbs.)no record
Yellow Perch0 lbs. 7.52 oz. (0.47 lbs.)no record
* indicates World Record ** indicates Youth World Record

Saltwater Records

SpeciesWeightYouth Weight
Almaco Jack (Longfin Yellowtail)3 lbs. 12.8 oz. (3.80 lbs.) *no record
Atlantic Cutlassfish (Ribbonfish)0 lbs. 12.8 oz. (0.80 lbs.) *0 lbs. 9.6 oz. (0.60 lbs.) **
Atlantic Menhaden0 lbs. 9.76 oz. (0.61 lbs.) *0 lbs. 9.76 oz. (0.61 lbs.) **
Atlantic Needlefish0 lbs. 12.8 oz. (0.80 lbs.)0 lbs. 4 oz. (0.25 lbs.)
Bluefish7 lbs. 0 oz. (7.00 lbs.)7 lbs. 0 oz. (7.00 lbs.)
Cottonmouth Jack1 lbs. 6.4 oz. (1.40 lbs.) *no record
Flounder3 lbs. 4.8 oz. (3.30 lbs.)no record
Houndfish7 lbs. 6.4 oz. (7.40 lbs.) *no record
Mahi Mahi1 lbs. 8 oz. (1.50 lbs.)1 lbs. 8 oz. (1.50 lbs.) **
Mullet4 lbs. 14.24 oz. (4.89 lbs.)no record
Ray (Butterfly)222 lbs. 1.6 oz. (222.10 lbs.)201 lbs. 1.6 oz. (201.10 lbs.) **
Sheepshead13 lbs. 0 oz. (13.00 lbs.) *no record
Spadefish (Atlantic)4 lbs. 0 oz. (4.00 lbs.)3 lbs. 0 oz. (3.00 lbs.)
Speckled Trout1 lbs. 5.28 oz. (1.33 lbs.)1 lbs. 5.28 oz. (1.33 lbs.)
Stingray (Cownose)49 lbs. 9.6 oz. (49.60 lbs.)49 lbs. 9.6 oz. (49.60 lbs.) **
Stingray (Roughtail)157 lbs. 9.6 oz. (157.60 lbs.)157 lbs. 9.6 oz. (157.60 lbs.) **
Stingray (Southern)119 lbs. 0 oz. (119.00 lbs.)no record
Unicorn Filefish0 lbs. 9.76 oz. (0.61 lbs.) *0 lbs. 7.52 oz. (0.47 lbs.) **
Weakfish2 lbs. 9.6 oz. (2.60 lbs.) *no record
* indicates World Record ** indicates Youth World Record